Mandarin Lighthaus Enrichment

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Operation Hour

Monday to Friday: 2:00p.m. to 6:00p.m

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LISTENING

Lay good
foundation for
effective
communication

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SPEAKING

To expand your
child’s horizons

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READING

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader (Margaret Fuller)

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WRITING

Promote a balanced left-right brain
development

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CULTURAL
APPRECIATION

Endears you to people you want to connect to and help managing people and business through cultural appreciation

We offer comprehensive and organized Mandarin Enrichment Program from
Preschool to Primary Level
Preschool Level

We cover the following for our preschool level:

  • Basic Strokes Introduction
  • Reciting Chinese Poem
  • Art and Craft
  • Speech and Drama
  • Imaginative & Role Play
  • Dance & movement
  • Rhythmic & Melodic Music
  • Games & Actions
  • Read and Story Telling
  • Vocabulary Building
  • Word Recognition Skills
  • Cultural
4 – 5 Years Old Level 1
Objectives
  • Promote a head start in art of reading
  • Strengthen listening, oral, reading and expression skills
  • Develop the joy and pleasure of writing Chinese
  • Gain confidence and develop their personality
  • Foster imagination and creativity
  • Facilitate culture appreciation though introduction of the Chinese Living Customs and
    Philosophies
Contents
  • Conversational practices on daily situational usage
  • Enhance children abilities to comprehend pictures and stimulates their thinking process
    abilities
  • Explore their imaginations and to develop and present their own ideas
  • Guided writing sessions using creative worksheets
  • Enhance student Chinese Language proficiency in a joyful learning process through lively
    activities and games Share the multiple aspects of Chinese characters which includes
    customs, beliefs and practices of Chinese people around the globe.
Duration 90 minute classes x 2 times a week (recommended)
Results Recognition, understanding and reading up to 500 words
6 years Old Level 2
Objectives
  • Expansive pool of Chinese characters utilized together with more complicated sentence
    structures
  • Promote proactive learnings through continuous enriched terms and topics
  • Develop confidence level in public speaking
  • To build high memory retention in words recognition
  • To guide students into reading comprehension and writing in an engaging yet relaxed
    manner
  • Facilitate culture appreciation though introduction of the Chinese Living Customs and
    Philosophies
Contents
  • Exposure to public performances : chairing & MC, role play, impromptu speeches, story
    telling, debating
  • Developmental activities : picture-word matching, sentence extension and reconstruction,
    and practical oral composition continuation of story
  • Practice sessions of writing common terms and phrases
  • Encourage independent writing
  • Fun writing through calligraphy
  • Introducing sentence structures using vocabularies specially chosen to lay a strong
    foundation of language competency for the Primary One standards
  • Share the multiple aspects of Chinese characters which includes customs, beliefs and
    practices of Chinese people around the globe.
  • Reinforce the pronunciation accuracy through teaching of Chinese Phonetics (HanYu PinYin)
Duration 90 minute classes x 2 times a week (recommended)
Results Recognition, understanding and reading up to 650 word
Primary Level

Our Mandarin classes for primary and secondary level are to assist those children with slight Mandarin background to advance to another level. Consistent with our Mandarin programs which are used for the younger age group, the programs used for the older children are also currently taught in private, international schools and schools in USA, UK and Hong Kong.

The content of our programmes are aligned with local and international test preparations, e.g. CSE/IGCSE A Level Mandarin Chinese exams, SAT II/AP Chinese Examinations (USA), HSK (HK Mainland) etc.

We cover the following in our enrichment program
  • Chinese Idioms and Proverbs
  • Vocabulary Enrichment
  • Chinese Grammar
  • Words Structure
  • Comprehension and composition of paragraph
  • Sentence construction

We have helped students with their academic international test preparations. In addition to this, we organize and register our students to sit for the international Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) which is organized by Hanban, China.